Saturday, August 04, 2012

House Projects: Doors


Here is a quick door recap.

Here is what we started with:

The front door. It was a great door with lots of character but it didn't allow any light to enter into the living room, which made for a dark interior. Plus it was old, heavy, and as our door guys said: "would have been a cinch to force open". Time for a replacement. 

This is the old metal dining room door. It wasn't anything special. 

Watching them remove the slider was a hoot:

Here was the finished product:

And our new front door:

 From the inside:

 This weekend we finally got around to sealing and painting the trim around both doors. It makes a huge difference. 

And the front:

Here is the welcoming committee:

This is his happy face.